Enhanced somatosensory information decreases postural sway in older people.

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The somatosensory system plays an important role in balance control and age-related declines in somatosensory function have been implicated in falls incidence. Different types of insole devices have been developed to enhance somatosensory information and improve postural stability. However, they are often too complex and expensive to integrate into daily… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.gaitpost.2011.12.013

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@article{Qiu2012EnhancedSI, title={Enhanced somatosensory information decreases postural sway in older people.}, author={Feng Qiu and Michelle Cole and Kim Davids and Ewald Hennig and P. A. Silburn and Heather Netscher and G. K. Kerr}, journal={Gait & posture}, year={2012}, volume={35 4}, pages={630-5} }